The Ar-Rahma Mosque (Mercy Mosque) - the first ever mosque in Kiev, the capital of Ukraine. It was built between the years 1998 and 2011. There are an estimated 60 000 Muslims in Kiev

The Day of Ashura ("tenth" in Arabic) - Ašura päev - день Ашуры (it's a day of mourning for the Shia Muslims in memory of Husayn ibn Ali, the grandson of the Prophet Muhammad, of the battle of Karbala in 680 AD)

Ma Fuchu - Ма Фучу (Ma Dexin, 1794-1874, the most eminent Chinese Hui scholar of Islam)

Marabout (Arabic "murãbit") - murabit - мурабит (a type of Muslim holy man)

Qawwals - singers of devotional Sufi songs whose mesmeric rhythms are said to induce spiritual ecstasy